How to Laser cut cardboard

Working with cardboard? The BRM Co2 Laser is the machine you need for cutting or engraving it. As with other materials, laser cutting and engraving cardboard is a contactless process, which saves time and is very precise. Engraving is possible, without damaging the rest of the material. It can create detailed precision cuts that no other machinery can provide. Designs engraved into the product will look awesome and give packaging a fun marketing twist too!

Many possibilities with cardboard

With countless uses and tremendous popularity, laser cutting paper and cardboard is a great way to create crafts, signs, decorations and more. Paper and cardboard are affordable and easy to use for very diverse applications. For instance, scrapbook materials, invitations, greeting and business cards. Cardboard has more strength, that makes it an ideal choice to create packages, boxes and displays.


A BRM laser machine enables you to create detailed precision cuts and engravings that are impossible to be made by hand. Imagine cutting a complex pattern by hand. Less accurate for sure and way more time-consuming! The rapid laser technology guarantees a much faster process. And of course, the cuts are of high quality. Consistency with any possible design you can think of, for personal or professional use. You can cut surprising shapes, create impressive engravings and design items that are impressive to the eye. You can create the craziest designs on cardboard by using a BRM machine.

Cardboard laser machine

The best machine to process cardboard is the BRM CO2-laser. Each type of cardboard reacts differently to the impact of the laser beam. So, there are hardly any regular guidelines for laser cutting or engraving cardboard with a laser machine. But the settings can be adjusted so you can achieve perfect results to meet your specific needs! The smoke that originates during laser cutting of cardboard reduces the heat on the workpiece and can be extracted directly by a BRM Extractor. With every BRM machine in our portfolio, we can provide a suitable BRM Extractor. No design is too complex for BRM laser machines.

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